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The re:Main Social – a Celebrate City Living event
October 1, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The re:Main Social
When: Saturday, October 1, from 3pm through late
Where: at Main and Clinton, in front of The Metropolitan
What: Engage in envisioning the past, present, and future of East Main Street! Check out street art, food trucks, a beer garden, tactical urbanism installations, music demos, family-friendly activities….even meet a possible new pet from the Verona Street Animal Shelter! Tour some of Center City’s most interesting spaces, both new and old. Activities culminate with live DJs and a unique dance party overlooking Main Street with historic/future images projected on neighboring buildings. FREE ADMISSION!
*re:Engage – ’Urban play’ & public space design installations, sidewalk activities, buskers (3-6pm)
*re:Activate – beer garden, Daily Refresher & Roc City Sammich food trucks (3-9pm)
*re:Develop – preview of future Main Street projects (3-6pm)
*re:Inhabit – special access pass to Main Street buildings (4-6pm)
*re:Habilitate – YUP’s ‘Save the Block Party’ featuring high-powered image projections, DJ ALYKHAN (5-8pm), and DJ Stinky (8-10pm)
*re:Imagine – envision a 21st Century Main Street! Check out Rochester Subway, The Rochesteriat, The Urban Phoenix, Rochester Urbanists FB group, & other media outlets for “re:Imagine Main Street” blogs in the days leading up to the event…..then share your ideas!
Win a pair of Box Seats to the Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker through the Rochester Broadway Theater League!
Sign up between September 12 and October 7 to Stay in the Loop with Celebrate City Living’s activities, or attend The re:Main Social on October 1 at the Metropolitan. Drawing will be held on Thursday, October 6, and two pairs of tickets will be given away.
+ Verona Street Animal Society – visit with shelter dogs!
+ Rochester Public Library’s Books by Bike
+ Recreation on the Move Mobile R-Center
Special Thanks to: Canandaigua National Bank, DJ ALYKHAN, YourCare, Writers and Books, Harter Secrest & Emery LLP, and Steinmetz Planning Group.
A RocCity Coalition event in partnership with City of Rochester, NY – Mayor’s Office, Celebrate City Living, Young Urban Preservationists, The Rose Fellowship, Healthi Kids, The Landmark Society of Western New York, Inc., Shawn Dunwoody, Rochester Downtown Development Corporation and The Metropolitan.